19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Firefly under Milky Way

I was photographing this night at a local nursery as a firefly was darting about during the entire exposure of 20 seconds of an early rising Scutum region of the Milky Way.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Wentworth, New Hampshire, United States of America
Camera: ILCE-7M2
Copyright: © Richard Vernon